пособие

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Vasmer, ultimately a univerbation corresponding to по- (po-) +‎ себе (sebe). See also пособник (posobnik), подсобный (podsobnyj).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɐˈsobʲɪje]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

посо́бие (posóbijen inan (genitive посо́бия, nominative plural посо́бия, genitive plural посо́бий)

  1. allowance, benefit, pension, dole; gratuity
  2. handbook, manual, tutorial, textbook

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